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7 Steps to Mindfully Manifest Your Goals

As a mind-body therapist and an international trainer I've helped thousands of patients and workshop participants learn how to mindfully access their core creativity and manifest their goals. Mindfulness is a powerful tool that can help one go beyond their fears and resistances to tap into their …

Will You Ever Be Able To Afford A Self-Driving Car?

Proponents of self-driving cars are sure they’ll help save the planet and empower large groups of people with the freedom of mobility. But will the people who need the technology the most ever be able to afford it? Not anytime soon.<p>You’ve seen the video on YouTube: Steve Mahan, a visually impaired, …

Why Social Media Isn't Doing For Us What London's Coffee Houses Did For 17th Century

There is a lot we can learn about today’s explosion of social media from the rise of coffeehouse culture in London in the 1600s, according to Tom Standage in an opinion piece in yesterday’s <i>New York Times</i>. Standage, the digital editor at <i>The Economist</i> and author of the soon-to-be-released book …

Cafe noise boosts productivity

<b>(Shutterstock)</b><p>A downloadable soundtrack simulates the hum of your local coffee shop, helping you work more effectively at home<p>Liz Fields<p>June 21, 2013 9:32pm (UTC)<p>There's a reason your favorite coffeehouse is packed with patrons wielding laptop computers, and it has nothing to do with free wi-fi. …

A Yahoo Employee Sent Us This Satirical Letter Mocking Marissa Mayer's Policies

It's a satirical employment offer letter, sent to Tumblr CEO David Karp from Yahoo HR boss Jackie Reese.<p>Karp sold Tumblr, a blogging platform, to Yahoo last month for $1.1 billion.<p>The employee who sent the letter asked us not to reveal his name. We were able to verify that this person has been sent …

Today’s Acqui-Hires Will Become Tomorrow’s Innovators

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Peter Relan is a former programmer and Internet executive, as well as a successful serial entrepreneur, Silicon Valley executive, angel investor, and technology veteran for over 25 years. He founded YouWeb Incubator in 2007, spinning out a string of successful mobile and gaming</i> …